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Ben Foster to play John Gotti, Jr.

Written by . Published: August 03 2011

3:10 To Yuma star Ben Foster has landed the coveted role of John Gotti, Jr. in John Travolta's new biopic about the infamous New York crime family.

John Travolta will play the mob boss in Gotti: In The Shadow of My Father and now Foster has been cast as his son.

Previous actors linked to the role have included James Franco and Dominic Cooper.

Al Pacino and John Travolta's wife Kelly Preston have already signed on for the project.

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